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Pepper The Japanese Robot Can Read People's Emotions
2014-06-05 12:32:01

Japanese mobile firm SoftBank unveiled a new robot named Pepper on Thursday that can read people's emotions.

2014-02-20 16:29:26

Companies to demonstrate nViso's powerful facial analysis software running on CEVA-MM3101 imaging & vision platform at Mobile World Congress 2014 MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif.

Android's Jelly Bean Beefs Up Security
2012-07-19 05:08:37

The newest version of Google’s Android operating system has substantially stepped up its security.

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2011-07-15 07:05:00

Researchers have peered into the "uncanny valley" of the human brain for the first time.

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2010-12-22 11:04:10

Two arms, three cameras, fingertip sensitivity and a variety of facial expressions – these are the distinguishing features of the pi4-workerbot.

2010-09-17 07:00:00

FRESNO, Calif., Sept. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- PureSense Environmental Inc. announced today that its Irrigation Manager(TM) Android application is now available through the Android Market.

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2010-08-04 06:15:00

Japanese researchers unveiled a robot on Sunday that can mimic speech and gestures sent to it by video-phone, replicating a distant caller's presence.

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2010-05-17 11:35:00

A robot with flashing eyes and plastic pigtails has conducted a wedding ceremony in Japan.

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2009-07-17 07:45:00

Everyday human interaction is not what you would call perfect, so what if there was a third party added to the mix - like a metallic version of us?

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2009-04-06 06:40:00

Japanese researchers have developed a "Child-robot with a Biomimetic Body," or CB2, that can develop social skills by interacting with humans.


Latest EveR-1 Reference Libraries

Android
2013-09-24 14:14:28

An android, also known as a synthetic organism, is a robot designed to look like a human, with emphasis on realistic skin and movement. The name “android” has been used in science fiction stories in many different ways. The Oxford English Dictionary found that the earliest use of the word Android was most likely in Ephraim Chambers' Cyclopaedia, which referred to St. Albertus Magnus’s alleged automaton as Androides. In US patents, the term first appears in 1863 referring to small...

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zill
  • One of a pair of round metal cymbals attached to the fingers and struck together for rhythm and percussion in belly dancing.
The word 'zill' comes from a Turkish word meaning "cymbals".
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